to Mr. Bayard
London , May 11, 1888. (Received May 22.)
Sir: I have the honor to inclose herewith two extracts from the Times of the 8th instant and of to-day, containing reports of questions asked in the House of Commons with reference to Samoan affairs, and of the answers given thereto by Sir James Fergusson, under secretary of state for foreign affairs.
I have, etc.,